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Jimmy Thomson

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Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  science, arctic, natural resources, politics, conflict, drugs
Doesn't Cover: gossip, celebrities, pseudoscience
Journalist. Winner of unspecified awards. 2001 Elboya Jr High Geography Challenge finalist. authory.com/JimmyThomson

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James (Jimmy) Thomson is a Vancouver-based freelance journalist. His work has been published in The Globe and Mail, VICE, the Toronto Star, National Geographic, BCBusiness Magazine, The Tyee, Canadian Geographic, CTV, and CBC Radio, among others.

He has reported from eight countries – six of them in the Arctic – on topics ranging from climate change to war refugees to cannibal rat-infested ghost ships. He has gathered audio from a Coast Salish sweat lodge, photos of a Syrian prosthetics worksho…

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